So you have some exciting plans for the Illinois weekend. You’re going to take some of your Plainfield, Illinois friends out on the boat for some water skiing. Of course, you’ve gotten the boat all ready. And you haven’t forgotten about your tow vehicle. You’ve gassed it up and even ...
Posted in Transmission
on April 22, 2015
Knowing how their engine works can help Plainfield auto owners make informed decisions about car care and prevent expensive repairs to their vehicles. This is especially true when it comes to timing belts. An engine’s power is generated in the cylinders. Inside the cylinder is a pis...
Posted in Timing Belt
on April 15, 2015
Everyone in Plainfield Illinois eventually replaces their tires, whether it's because they're worn out or they're just looking for something different. There are so many great tire choices in Plainfield Illinois, it can be difficult to sort them out. Let's group the broad spectrum in...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on April 09, 2015
Modern Plainfield vehicles have several computers on board that control all kinds of things like engine functions, transmission shifts, traction control, anti-lock brakes, stability control, emissions – and on some vehicles, even steering, braking and the throttle. Think about that for a minute...
Posted in Diagnostics
on April 01, 2015
If you've walked through the automotive fluids of an auto parts store in Plainfield, you'll know how overwhelming the sheer number of products available can be. How do you know what's right for your vehicle? As you know, these fluids all serve a function in making your car run as yo...
Posted in Fluids
on March 27, 2015
Like everything on the Plainfield automotive market, there have been great strides in headlight technology in recent years. Illinois drivers can be safer at night because of it. Good headlights improve visibility on Plainfield expressways, enabling you to see farther. They also impro...
Posted in Parts
on March 20, 2015
Good brakes are obviously very important. If you've ever had your brakes go out while you're driving around the Plainfield area, you'll know how terrifying it can be. Today we'll focus on how to tell when you have a brake problem, and how to make good repair choices. Often, the first...
Posted in Brakes
on March 10, 2015
No one in Plainfield, Illinois likes to spend a chunk of change at Plainfield gas pumps. Rising Illinois fuel prices, however, have spurred Plainfield drivers to focus on how to improve their fuel efficiency. North Americans literally drive billions of miles less each month during ti...
Posted in Fuel System
on March 04, 2015
When accidents occur in Plainfield, Illinois, the victims' emergency contacts are extremely important. Too often, those involved aren't able to provide rescuers with phone numbers and important medical information. When Illinois police and rescue workers must sift through pockets, glo...
Posted in Monitoring System
on February 25, 2015
Flats, blow outs, skids and longer stopping distances can all be the result of Plainfield car owners driving around on under-inflated tires. Admittedly, it’s hard to tell when a radial tire is under-inflated. If your auto manufacturer recommends 35 pounds of pressure, your SUV tire’...
Posted in Tires and Wheels
on February 18, 2015